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economics
An individual who owns a share of a corporation and is entitled to part of its profits is the: A. director B. officer C. president D. stockholder
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:32pm

economics
Workers with higher amounts of human capital tend to: A. demand less benefits B. earn higher wages C. have fewer jobs D. earn lower wages
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 5:15pm

economics
Explain the economic logic behind Opec's decision to reduce output
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11:57am

economics
1. The south african government is not providing enough welfare of subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged - info. 2. what are welfare payments? 3. what are the costs & consequences of providing the subsidies & welfare? 4. Are there any welfare or subsidy payments that need...
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:41am

economics
what is the south african government providing to whom?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 12:27pm

economics
Bob and his dad visited the hardware store on Saturday. They observed the following transactions: Mr. Harris bought 4 for 0.50, Mrs. Clarke bought 21 for $1.00, Mr. Montaro bought 1,134 for $2.00 and Ms. Park bought 450 for $1.50 What were they buying?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 11:50am

ECONOMICS
WHAT ARE WELFARE PAYEMENTS OR CONSUMERS SUBSIDIES
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 9:56am

economics
A research firm calculated that students who attend University spend about $2,760 each in the local economy for a total of $50.45 million. In total, the impact of their spending on the local economy is £63 million. Calculate the size of the student spending multiplier. ...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 11:25am

economics
explain the economic logic behind OPEC's decision to reduce output
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 3:58am

economics
exchage rate in south africa within 3 weeks
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 1:57am

Economics
Factors may reduce the demand for opec overtime
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 4:19pm

Economics
It is 1932 and you are an economic advisor to President Roosevelt. What advice would you give the president in light of the economic problems facing the country? Where will you put the money into the economy? Will you give it to large corporations, small businesses, farmers, ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:51pm

Economics
I am having problems answering the question below can you please help? With probability p, you will catch a disease that reduces your income from y, its level when you are healthy, to y-k, where k > 0. A vaccine is available, at cost c, that reduces the probability of your ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 4:45pm

Economics
According to the following game tree, and if the entrant and incumbent both only care about their own monetary payoff, what is/are the game's Nash equilibrium? Entrant - stays out (2,15) - enters If the entrant enters, Incumbent - co operates (5,5) - punishes (-3,9) So ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 3:50am

economics
Suppose the demand and supply for milk are described by the following equations: QD = 600 - 100P; QS = -150 + 150P, where P is price in dollars, Q D is quantity demanded in millions of gallons per year, and Q S is quantity supplied in millions of gallons per year 1. Use these ...
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 10:14am

economics
if Q = 60 − (1/2)P, and MC = 60, which means that MR = 60 how do you work out the price, which then allows you to work out the Q. does the graph still exhibit a slope at twice the rate of the demand curve? thanks for looking in
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 3:34am

Economics
got this from my teacher, A monopolist faces a demand curve given by the following equation: P = $500 − 10Q, where Q equals quantity sold per day. Its marginal cost curve is MC = $100 per day. Assume that the firm faces no fixed cost. and have the answers for most, but ...
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 6:47am

economics
explain the economic logic behind Opec's decision to reduce output
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 12:17pm

economics
Explain the economic logic behind opec decision to reduce output?
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 8:23am

Economics
Explain the economic logic behind OPEC's decision to reduce output
Friday, May 3, 2013 at 2:47am

economics
19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a sale of stock to the ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 1:20am

economics
19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a sale of stock to the ...
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 12:58am

economics
What are welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 10:00am

economics
Help me reword this?? The Fed is organized as a corporation, owned by its member banks, and directed by a government-appointed board. Monetary policy affects the size of the money supply and the level of interest rates. The first "tool" of monetary policy—and ...
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 10:15pm

economics
what's the difference between buying rate and selling rate?
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 8:26am

economics
wht are five critically discuss of five way in which the human or environmental problm impact on the community about food production
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 6:30am

Economics
Three types of indicators
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 3:53pm

economics
hi new to economics, and struggling with some of its concepts. got this posed as a homework question, and i have to admit stumped as how to begin. Suppose a firm finds that the marginal product of capital is 60 and the marginal product of labor is 20. If the price of capital ...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 1:59pm

economics
Suppose that a vegetable vendor pays 7% interest daily on a $10 loan. Then, suppose that this individual was able to save $0.50 per day by drinking less tea. Calculate the number of days it would take for the vendor to no longer need to borrow money in order to purchase $10 of...
Friday, April 26, 2013 at 1:00pm

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 3:36pm

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:29pm

MAnagerial Economics
In the long Run Who play a dominant role. Options:- Income, Demand, Supply, Price.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 4:41am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 1:26am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:56am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:39am

Economics
b) If you were the head of the Japanese Central Bank, how would you respond if your goal was to keep the interest rates at the original equilibrium level (before the increase in the taxes) in the money market?
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:38am

Economics
Would leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:30pm

Economics
Which of these products or services is likely to have an inelastic supply in the short run? A. cargo ships B. haircuts C. newspapers D. staples
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 9:24pm

Economics
Explain how market research helps producers maximize profits
Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 3:35pm

Economics(Please check, thank you)
Is leisure time considered an inferior good when the substitution effect dominates? I think that the answer is yes because if you are willing to work more hours in order to make more money than you do not value leisure time that much. Is this correct? Thank you!
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 4:10pm

History
4. What Reagan policy resulted in an increase in the federal budget deficit? *supply-side economics deregulation increased defense spending increased spending on social programs Thank You.
Friday, April 19, 2013 at 11:00am

Economics
A decrease in the income tax rate _Increases_____ the value of the multiplier? That was my answer. Increases?
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:30pm

economics
Calculate the percentage return on the security if the payoff to the security in one year is $1,000, ... security in one year is $1,000, $1,500, $2,000, or $2,500.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:28pm

ECONOMICS
Economists often view life cycle variation in income as one form of transitory variation in income around people's lifetime or permanent, income. In this sense, how does your current income compare to your permanent income? Do you think your current income accurately ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
Imagine a firm that hires two types of workers: some with computer skills and some without. If technology advances so that computers become more useful to the firm, what happens to the marginal product of the two types of workers? What happens to equilibrium wages? Explain.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
There are two ways to protect your car from theft. The "club" makes it difficult for a car thief to take your car. Lojack makes it easier for the police to catch the car thief who has stolen it. Which of these types of protection conveys a negative externality on ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:41pm

ECONOMICS
Thirty years ago, the market for chicken was perfectly competitive. Then, Frank Perdue started marketing chicken under his own name. How do you suppose Perdue created a brand name for chicken? What did he gain from doing so? What did society gain from having brand name chicken...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:40pm

home economics, life science, mathematics and tourism
What career is ther when taking those subjects
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:45pm

economics
Suppose average movie attendance is 250 million tickets when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket. Other things being equal, the data imply that the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is: A. elastic, so the increase in price caused total ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:02pm

economics
what are the charectaristics of perfect market
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:28am

Economics
What describes a tax that is assessed according to benifits received principle? a.) Thosew who recieve direct payment of the money tha tax generates are the people who pay the tax b.) Those who pay the tax recieve the benifits the tax provides. c.)One group recieves benefits ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 10:56am

Economics
Hi, The demand for inflatable garden gnomes is given by P = 300 – 2Q, while the supply of is P= 100 + Q/2. How many garden gnomes are traded in equilibrium? I found the answer to be Q = 80. The related question was the one I had difficulty with: Suppose that the market ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:30am

ECONOMICS
Among perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly, how would you classify the markets for each of the following drinks ? Tap water Bottled water Cola Beer
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:34pm

Economics
Use the concepts of marginal cost and marginal revenue to derive an optimal capital budget for Company X, which has identified 7 possible investment projects and determined its cost of capital as shown below. Table A: Alternative Projects, Required Investments, and Expected ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:58am

Economics
An investor desires to make an investment in bonds provided he realize 10% on his investment. How much can he afford to pay for a $10000 bond that pays 7% interest annually and will mature 20 years hence?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:37pm

home economics
what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 4:53am

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

Economics
Normally, higher interest rates in a country cause the ___ for that country's currency to increase as money flows to the higher interest rates. This depends on the perceived ___. For the first blank I have "demand", but I'm not sure about the second blank?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:44pm

Economics
Suppose you have $7,000 in savings when the price level index is at 100. A. If inflation pushes the price level up by 10 percent, what will be the real value of your savings? B. What is the real value of your savings if the price level declines by 10 percent?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:03pm

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

economics
In your (imaginary) neighbourhood, the general consensus seems to be that 4 out of 5 cars are in good working order. The price for a good second-hand car is 2000$, while malfunctioning ones typically fetch 600$. (a) What is the expected value of a used car
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:03pm

Economics
What is the concept of the invisible hand?
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 8:53pm

Economics
A market failure is when markets do not bring about profit maximization?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 10:39pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to A. availability of substitutes. B. relative importance. C. ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to i think is a but im not sure
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:51am

bus235
An economics student would like to buy a mini-scooter, but she cannot afford one. Which of the following reasons explain why marketing fails to occur here?
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 8:50pm

Managerail Economics
After Iraq invaded Kuwait gasoline prices rose dramatically – up to 50%. These were many effects of the increased price of gasoline. Explain the following effects in terms of the income effect, or the substitution effect, or both effects. a)People drove less and purchased...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 10:46am

Economics
How would a decision by the owners of the copper smelters to operate each smelter longer than has been the practice in the past affect the elasticity of demand for labour in the copper industry?
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 6:39am

ECONOMICS
Singer Taylor Swift has a monopoly over a scarce resource: herself. She is the only person who can produce a Taylor Swift concert. Does this fact imply that the government should regulate the prices of her concerts? Why or why not?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:53pm

economics
Keogh and Ira plans allow people to do sll the following except
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 3:38am

tourism,geography,economics and math literacy
What career can I do with geography,economics,tourism and math literacy
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:45am

economics
Is your consumer behavior influenced by advertising or the news? Discuss one or two examples of media that have influenced your desires or affected your consumer choices
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:21am

economics
Give an example of a fairly major purchasing decision you've made in your lifetime. How did you justify the purchase? How did you prepare for it financially once you decided to make the purchase?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:05am

Economics
I need to write an essay titled " How are we all economists?" and I was wondering if you guys could give me some ideas on how to start it. Bulletpoints would be the most helpful.
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 9:59am

economics
Maria can read 20 pages of economics in an hour. She can also read 50 pages of sociology in an hour. She spends 5 hours per day studying. a. Draw Maria's production possibilities frontier for reading economics and sociology. b. What is Maria's oppurtunity cost of ...
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:17pm

economics
demand funtion for a commodity is=12-3p.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:14pm

economics
what is franchise monopoly?
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:13am

transport economics
how to analyse ITP
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 4:51am

home economics
Janet Home went to Citizen Bank. She borrowed $7,000 at a rate of 8 percent. The date of the loan was September 20. Janet hoped to repay the loan on January 20. Assuming the loan is based on ordinary interest, Janet will pay back interest on January 20:
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 8:49pm

economics
what are mandatory and discretionary spending?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:11pm

economics
Bob's lawn mowing service is a profit-maximizing competitive firm. Bob mows lawns for $27.00 each. His total cost each day is $280 , of which $30 is a fixed cost. He mows 10 lawns a day. What can you say about Bob's short-run decision regarding shut-down and long-run ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:09pm

Economics
. How could free Media Player software (either bundled or downloaded with windows) possibly harm consumers?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:33pm

Economics
Protecting intellectual property rights can result in new inventions that help the economy to grow. True False
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:38am

Economics
Assume that the average income of an artist is $40,000 per year and that C=0.75Y^P. Further assume that in a good year the artist earns $50,000 and that in a bad year she earns $30,000. 1)Calculate the artist's average propensity to consume on average, in a good year and ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 12:50am

Economics
Suppose two passengers end up with a reservation to Los Angeles. Two alternatives are proposed: a. Toss a coin b. Sell the ticket to the highest bidder Compare the two options from the standpoint of efficiency and equity.
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:32am

ECONOMICS
Suppose your college charges you separately for tuition and for room and board. What is a cost of attending college that is not an opportunity cost? What is an explicit opportunity cost of attending college? What is an implicit opportunity cost of attending college?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
Name two types of market failure (with examples). Explain why each may cause market outcomes to be inefficient
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
A senator wants to raise tax revenues and make workers better off. A staff member proposes raising the payroll tax paid by firms and using part of the extra revenues to reduce the payroll tax paid by workers. Would this strategy achieve the senator's goal? Explain.
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:42pm

economics
quantity total cost what's the marginal cost? 0 8 2 9 4 10 6 11 8 13 10 19 12 27 14 37
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:30pm

economics
Examples of structural unemployment
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:22am

Economics
How do I figure out the principal in the equation principal X rate X time? I am borrowing $255,920.00 which is the total amount of the home ($319,900.00) minus $63,980.00 (20%I put down). I am trying to figure out what my monthly payment on the loan which willneed to be paid ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:04am

economics
what is structural unemployment?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 9:58am

economics
. If 96% of Chinese couples have one child (which is female 50% of the time), and the remaining 4% of Chinese couples engage in sex-selective abortion until they have a male child, what is the ratio of females per 100 males among the children (to the nearest whole number)? ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 6:32am

Economics
I am doing a housing project for econimics class. I am buying a house that costs $319,900.00. I have to put 20% down which is $63,980.00. This is so I dont have to pay PMI. How much do I have to borrow?
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 1:10pm

Managerial Economics
Consider the Linear demand function Q = 20 - 0.5P c- Using calculus, find the level of output, Qrmax, where total revenue reaches its maximum value. What price Prmx maximizes total revenue? What is the value of TR at this maximum point. d- Write the equation for marginal ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9:37pm

economics?
If you were president, would you be more interested in your economic advisors' positive views or their normative views ? Why ?
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 10:42pm

economics
1. If average movie attendance is 250 million when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket, the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is about: A. 0.0. B. 0.9. C. 1.1. D. 1.8.
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 12:59pm

Introduction to Business Environment Chapter 2
The world's population is growing more slowly than expected, and there are some industrial countries in which growth might be so slow that there will be too many old people and too few young people to support them. (Points : 1) True False 2. In a free market system, price ...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:40am

economics 1, bus 121
how do i write a macroeconomic analysis on a foreign currency(brazil)vs. united states dating back 2005-2010, including etf? need help
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:11pm

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